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Updated Plugin: AVH Amazon 3.1

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  1. Weblog tools: AVH Amazon

    What is new since 3.0

    • RFC: Ability to set number of columns when displaying all items from a wishlist.
    • Bugfix: In WordPress 2.8 and PHP5, the secret key calculation didn't use native PHP5 function.
    • Bugfix: In the tools section, when looking up your WishList ID and you only have one WishList an undefined function was called.
    • Bugfix: Problem when showing shortcode and widget at the same page.
    • Bugfix: When using the secret key, the call to Amazon would fail.
    • Bugfix: When multiple pages of a list were retrieved and no AWS Key was supplied an error would occur.
    • Bugfix: Certain options weren't saved in the widget.
    • Bugfix: Shortcodes didn't work. Call to wrong class.
    • The personal secret key is mandatory now. If it's not present, the plugin will not work.
    • New Amazon API version. Added the ability to see Universal Items on Wishlists.
    • If the plugin was installed prior to upgrading to WordPress 2.8, the widgets would disappear from the sidebars.
    • Reported in conjunction with my AVH Extended Categories widget. The self class does not exists in getInstance.
    • Conflict with declaration of sha256


    The AVH Amazon plugin gives you the ability to add multiple widgets which will display one or more random item(s) from your Amazon wishlist, baby registry and/or wedding registry. It also has the ability to show an item with its link, in posts and pages by use of shortcode.
    In the plugin reference is made to Wishlist only but you can use your Baby Registry ID or Wedding Registry ID as well.

    Features

    General

    • Create the shortcode with the help of a metabox.
    • In the metabox you can select an item or select to randomize the items from your wishlist or search for an item by ASIN.
    • The shortcode creates text, picture or text & picture links.
    • If a text link or text & picture link is used, the default text is the item description from Amazon but the text of the link can be changed.
    • The value all for the ASIN option will show all items from your wishlist. In combination with a text & picture link type you can create a wishlist page.


    Tools

    • Look up your wishlist ID.
  2. Works with amazon.com, and locales amazon.ca, amazon.de and amazon.co.uk.

  3. Wishlist

    • Add Associated ID.
    • Choice of thumbnail size, Small/Medium/Large.
    • Option to use unlimited widgets.
    • Multiple items from the same Wish List can be displayed in the widget.
    • A configurable footer can be displayed on the bottom of the widget linking to the list on Amazon.


    Shortcode

    • Create the shortcode with the help of a metabox.
    • In the metabox you can select an item or select to randomize the items from your wishlist or search for an item by ASIN.
    • The shortcode creates text, picture or text & picture links.
    • If a text link or text & picture link is used, the default text is the item description from Amazon but the text of the link can be changed.
    • The value all for the ASIN option will show all items from your wishlist. In combination with a text & picture link type you can create a wishlist page.


    Tools

    • Look up your wishlist ID.
Posted: 5 years #
  • gestroud
    Administrator

    You gave us that great presentation, but forgot to leave a link. :-D

    http://blog.avirtualhome.com/2009/08/14/updated-wordpress-plugin-avh-amazon-3-1/

    Posted: 5 years #

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